The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Paris to Rotterdam is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 37 m
2 h 38 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Paris for Rotterdam every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||231 miles (373 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 36 min|
|Average train ticket price||$160 (€145)|
|Train frequency||11 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Thalys|
Trains from Paris to Rotterdam cover the 231 miles (373 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 36 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Thalys. Normally, there are 11 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $160 (€145), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $149 (€135). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.
Thalys and Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Rotterdam from Paris from $149 (€135). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Paris and Rotterdam with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
Thalys is one of the best options when traveling by train to Rotterdam from Paris. Omio quickly shows you current Thalys train schedules for the Paris - Rotterdam route and makes it easier than ever for you to buy train tickets online for the cheapest, fastest or earliest trip available. The distance from Paris to Rotterdam is around 231 miles (373 km) and the cheapest Thalys one-way ticket you can book starts at $149 (€135). As you check the latest Paris to Rotterdam train schedule from Thalys for your ideal departure and arrival times, you can also review travel information, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, and compare the best route available to arrive to Rotterdam safely. If you search for Thalys tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Let Omio quickly find you the perfect Thalys ticket from Paris to Rotterdam so you can spend more time enjoying the smooth and easy journey!
Thalys from Paris to Rotterdam train information:
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train between Paris and Rotterdam. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
Travel between Paris, France and Rotterdam, Netherlands by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of France
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 11/17/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Paris and Rotterdam as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from Rotterdam is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Rotterdam closer to your date of departure here here.
When taking the train from Paris to Rotterdam, you can choose to depart from train stations like Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. Your journey can end in train stations such as Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Noord and Rotterdam Blaak.
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.
Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) from the city center to this train station.
Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Rotterdam Centraal and need to travel approximately 0.6 miles (875 m) from the train station to the city center in Rotterdam.
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